Earn Three Years of College for FREE
Secure your future today by earning three years of college for FREE through the Dallas County Promise.
To become a Dallas County Promise scholar, students take three easy steps:
Sign the Dallas County Pledge. Visit DallasCountyPromise.org to start the process.
Complete the 2021-2022 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). This free application determines a student’s eligibility for need-based federal financial aid for college.
Students who are not eligible for FAFSA money can complete the 2021-2022 Texas Application for State Financial Aid (TASFA). The priority deadline for the FAFSA/TASFA application is January 15.
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Frequently Asked Questions
How many classes do I have to take each year to keep my scholarship?
What if I take a gap year? Can I still get the Dallas Promise scholarship when I return to school?
What types of financial aid are available?
What is needed to complete the FAFSA?